Thick Film Heating for Food Holding Equipment

Cost-Effective, Reliable, Uniform Heating with Datec Thick Film

Datec thick film heating elements are versatile and broadly compatible with most substrates. Our low processing temperature (under 400°C) allows our heating circuits to be deposited on materials like aluminum and other aluminum alloys with low melting temperatures.

Our patented thick film technology enables our engineers to create long-term high-performance, cost-effective heating solutions for a wide range of applications.

Make it precise, responsive, and reliable with thick film.

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Get an affordable heating solution without compromising on the fast, reliable, and uniform heating you need.

Reliable and Consistent Performance

With a proven 99.99% uptime over 48 million hours, Datec thick film heats consistently and evenly on mica, providing dependable heating for the long-term.

Easily Assembly

Save time, effort, and money with our easily assembled solutions.

Even & Uniform Heating without Hotspots

Datec thick film heats consistently and evenly on aluminum, mica, glass, and steel.

Dependable heating with no hot or cold spots.

Save on Energy Costs with Low Thermal Mass

Thick film heating elements have low thermal mass and conserve energy without compromising performance.

Lightweight Applications

Compact and portable, thick film technology with available low-voltage options to suit any requirement.

Rapid Heat-Up

Get the fast, precise, and reliable heating you need, when you need it.

Case Studies

Residential oven mica based thick film

Leading North American Retailer

A North American retailer needed Datec’s leading-edge technology to meet performance and reliability requirements.The client required a hot food display case that could keep food at the required safe holding temperature.

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Common Applications of Datec Thick Film for the Commercial Food Holding Industry

Food Holding Cabinets

Warming Drawers

Hot Food Display Case

Pizza/Food Delivery Bags

Warming Tray

Advantages of Working with Datec

Engineering and Application Expertise

Customized Heating Solutions to Maximize Your Product Performance

All Products Manufactured in North America

Responsive, Agile Supply Partner

Our Application Engineers Create Innovative Heating Solutions for a Wide Range of Applications for the Food Holding Industry.

Talk to Our Engineering Team to Discuss Your Product Requirements.

Datec Coating Corporation